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Lincoln Calling Music Festival Adds 67 Bands, Announces Day Lineups & Day Passes

Lincoln Calling Music Festival is thrilled to announce its second-round lineup for the Sept. 28-30 festival, presented by Allo Communications, and produced by nonprofits Hear Nebraska and The Bay. The 14th-annual Lincoln Callingfeatures much more than just a great musical lineup, with innovation-related community programming Sept. 26-30.


El Ten ElevenPalehound, Post Animal, Ian Sweet, Twinsmith and many more will join headliners Charli XCX, Charles Bradley, Best Coast, Angel Olsen, Frankie Cosmos, Pup, (Sandy) Alex G, John Moreland and more forLincoln Calling 2017. New additions to the lineup also include: Acid Dog,Mount Moriah, Digital Leather, Matt Stansberry and The Romance,Malcom London, Salt Creek, McCarthy Trenching, Street Sects, ROE,Thick Paint, Mad Dog and the 2020s, Hakim, M Shah, Sean Pratt and The Sweats, Jagaja, Cult Play, Crease, Stathi, Karmen, DeLancey, The Artichoke Hearts, Josh Hoyer and The Soul Colossal, Umm, Universe Contest, Gerardo Meza and Friends, Eu1ogy, Sego, I Forgot To Love My Father, Those Far Out Arrows, Evan Bartels and the Stoney Lonesomes,Bogusman, Once A Pawn, Pleiades and the Bear, Kait Berreckman, CBN,Ria Gold, The Way Out, Ashley Buck, Jewels and Thalia, Screaming Plastic, Edem Soul Music, Pile, Hovvdy, Plack Blague, David Nance Band,Ghost Foot, AZP, Mesonjixx, See Through Dresses, Crumb, Yana, Andrea von Kampen, Brad Hoshaw, St. Christopher Webster, Boner Killerz, Uh Oh, AllSortsOfGood and Karaoke Underground with still more bands to be announced later this summer!


Musical performances will take place in at least 8 indoor and outdoor venues across downtown Lincoln, including The Bay, Bourbon Theatre, Zoo Bar,Duffy’s Tavern (indoor & backlot), Bodega’s, 1867 Bar, and in our LincolnYPG Night Market.

Single Day Passes Available Now


Single-day passes are $29 for Thursday and $34 for Friday and Saturday. Grab passes here!

Andrew Stellmon is Hear Nebraska's Managing Editor. Reach them with news tips and story ideas at